The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1344 1589 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.28% 24.87% 19.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.97% 28.16% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1330 1209
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Agile Software Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4806 5642 6036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.83% 88.29% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4065 4585 4819
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North West region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in the North West

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in the North West

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 969 £45,000 +12.50% 174
Cheshire -4 184 £37,500 -6.25% 56
Lancashire -4 85 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Merseyside -2 80 £40,000 -11.11% 19
Cumbria -1 2 £45,000 +55.17% 2
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 999 (35.84%) .NET
2 963 (34.55%) C#
3 866 (31.07%) Scrum
4 758 (27.20%) TDD
5 727 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 725 (26.01%) JavaScript
7 706 (25.33%) SQL
8 673 (24.15%) Java
9 645 (23.14%) HTML
10 600 (21.53%) CSS
11 596 (21.39%) ASP.NET
12 588 (21.10%) MVC
13 461 (16.54%) Finance
14 397 (14.24%) Continuous Integration
15 383 (13.74%) Microsoft
16 382 (13.71%) Web Services
17 381 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 368 (13.20%) BDD
19 367 (13.17%) Degree
20 363 (13.02%) jQuery
21 361 (12.95%) OO
22 354 (12.70%) Git (software)
23 348 (12.49%) Windows
24 347 (12.45%) WCF
25 346 (12.41%) Software Engineering
26 302 (10.84%) XML
27 301 (10.80%) SDLC
28 280 (10.05%) .NET Framework
29 274 (9.83%) AngularJS
30 272 (9.76%) RESTful

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 87 (3.12%) CMS
2 86 (3.09%) WebSphere
3 83 (2.98%) SharePoint
4 53 (1.90%) JBoss
5 51 (1.83%) Tomcat
6 45 (1.61%) Confluence
7 41 (1.47%) Apache
7 41 (1.47%) OpenStack
8 40 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
9 35 (1.26%) WebLogic
10 30 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (0.83%) CloudStack
12 20 (0.72%) nginx
13 19 (0.68%) IIS
13 19 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
14 18 (0.65%) Mule
15 17 (0.61%) Umbraco
16 15 (0.54%) WordPress
17 13 (0.47%) Apache Solr
18 11 (0.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 157 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 54 (1.94%) MS Office
3 40 (1.44%) Photoshop
4 29 (1.04%) MS Project
5 22 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.54%) OmniGraffle
7 13 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.072%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 33 (1.18%) Magento
2 29 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.14%) Sonata
7 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.036%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.036%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.036%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.036%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.036%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.036%) Sage CRM
9 1 (0.036%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.036%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.036%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.036%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 192 (6.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 160 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (1.97%) SaaS
4 49 (1.76%) GitHub
5 34 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
6 32 (1.15%) Office 365
7 29 (1.04%) Google Play
8 27 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (0.79%) PaaS
10 19 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
11 17 (0.61%) Amazon S3
12 13 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 12 (0.43%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (0.18%) CloudFront
15 5 (0.18%) IaaS
16 4 (0.14%) Heroku
17 2 (0.072%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 99 (3.55%) Internet
2 37 (1.33%) HTTP
3 28 (1.00%) Firewall
4 19 (0.68%) FTP
5 15 (0.54%) Broadband
6 14 (0.50%) SSL
7 12 (0.43%) Wireless
8 11 (0.39%) DNS
9 10 (0.36%) HTTPS
10 9 (0.32%) LAN
11 7 (0.25%) WAN
12 5 (0.18%) BIG-IP
12 5 (0.18%) SPDY
12 5 (0.18%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (0.14%) DHCP
13 4 (0.14%) LDAP
13 4 (0.14%) VoIP
13 4 (0.14%) VPN
14 3 (0.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 727 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 190 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 184 (6.60%) MySQL
4 167 (5.99%) NoSQL
5 114 (4.09%) Relational Database
6 104 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 95 (3.41%) MongoDB
8 89 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
9 87 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 74 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
10 74 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 72 (2.58%) Big Data
12 52 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 45 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
14 31 (1.11%) Hadoop
15 24 (0.86%) Oracle Database
16 22 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
17 21 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
17 21 (0.75%) Redis
18 19 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 354 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 228 (8.18%) JIRA
3 204 (7.32%) Selenium
4 192 (6.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 154 (5.53%) NUnit
6 141 (5.06%) Visual Studio
7 127 (4.56%) MSTest
8 124 (4.45%) Jenkins
9 95 (3.41%) Cucumber
10 93 (3.34%) Maven
11 89 (3.19%) Moq
12 84 (3.01%) Subversion
13 82 (2.94%) JUnit
14 78 (2.80%) Rhino Mocks
15 59 (2.12%) WebDriver
16 49 (1.76%) Eclipse
17 45 (1.61%) SpecFlow
18 39 (1.40%) Ant
19 37 (1.33%) TeamCity
20 34 (1.22%) SoapUI
General
1 461 (16.54%) Finance
2 173 (6.21%) Retail
3 134 (4.81%) Games
4 94 (3.37%) Marketing
5 70 (2.51%) Banking
6 62 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 45 (1.61%) Electronics
8 34 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 31 (1.11%) Advertising
10 22 (0.79%) Back Office
11 21 (0.75%) Legal
12 18 (0.65%) Law
13 12 (0.43%) Automotive
13 12 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.25%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.22%) Publishing
16 5 (0.18%) iGaming
16 5 (0.18%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.14%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1385 (49.70%) Developer
2 555 (19.91%) .NET Developer
3 372 (13.35%) Analyst
4 317 (11.37%) C# Developer
5 268 (9.62%) Java Developer
6 249 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 242 (8.68%) Senior Developer
8 218 (7.82%) Software Developer
9 172 (6.17%) Business Analyst
10 167 (5.99%) Project Manager
11 142 (5.10%) Software Engineer
12 130 (4.66%) ASP.NET Developer
13 129 (4.63%) Test Analyst
14 117 (4.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 115 (4.13%) Lead Developer
16 112 (4.02%) Tester
17 111 (3.98%) .NET Software Developer
18 107 (3.84%) SQL Developer
19 104 (3.73%) PHP Developer
20 81 (2.91%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 999 (35.84%) .NET
2 645 (23.14%) HTML
3 600 (21.53%) CSS
4 596 (21.39%) ASP.NET
5 382 (13.71%) Web Services
6 381 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 363 (13.02%) jQuery
8 347 (12.45%) WCF
9 302 (10.84%) XML
10 280 (10.05%) .NET Framework
11 274 (9.83%) AngularJS
12 272 (9.76%) RESTful
13 232 (8.32%) HTML5
14 205 (7.36%) Node.js
15 201 (7.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 197 (7.07%) WPF
17 193 (6.93%) ASP.NET Web API
18 176 (6.32%) SOAP
19 171 (6.14%) Spring
20 155 (5.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 200 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 180 (6.46%) Computer Science
3 174 (6.24%) iPad
4 159 (5.71%) User Experience
5 140 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
6 130 (4.66%) Mobile App
7 78 (2.80%) Inversion of Control
8 50 (1.79%) N-Tier
9 36 (1.29%) Visualisation
10 31 (1.11%) Social Network
11 30 (1.08%) Replication
12 27 (0.97%) iPhone
13 23 (0.83%) Algorithms
14 22 (0.79%) Management Information System
14 22 (0.79%) Social Media
15 21 (0.75%) e-Learning
15 21 (0.75%) Mathematics
16 19 (0.68%) Client/Server
16 19 (0.68%) Clustering
17 18 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 348 (12.49%) Windows
2 237 (8.50%) Linux
3 123 (4.41%) Android
4 100 (3.59%) Unix
5 62 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.33%) Windows Server
7 26 (0.93%) CentOS
8 17 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (0.39%) Windows CE
12 10 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
12 10 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.22%) CoreOS
14 6 (0.22%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.11%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 866 (31.07%) Scrum
2 758 (27.20%) TDD
3 588 (21.10%) MVC
4 397 (14.24%) Continuous Integration
5 368 (13.20%) BDD
6 361 (12.95%) OO
7 346 (12.41%) Software Engineering
8 301 (10.80%) SDLC
9 262 (9.40%) Project Management
10 256 (9.19%) Web Development
11 252 (9.04%) Kanban
12 228 (8.18%) E-Commerce
13 214 (7.68%) Web Application Development
14 200 (7.18%) Mentoring
15 197 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
16 191 (6.85%) Unit Testing
17 189 (6.78%) DevOps
18 188 (6.75%) Waterfall
19 155 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
20 145 (5.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 963 (34.55%) C#
2 725 (26.01%) JavaScript
3 706 (25.33%) SQL
4 673 (24.15%) Java
5 227 (8.14%) PHP
6 183 (6.57%) Ruby
7 170 (6.10%) T-SQL
8 154 (5.53%) Python
9 153 (5.49%) C++
10 72 (2.58%) PL/SQL
11 69 (2.48%) VB
12 66 (2.37%) C
12 66 (2.37%) Shell Script
13 65 (2.33%) Scala
14 60 (2.15%) VB.NET
15 55 (1.97%) Bash Shell
16 32 (1.15%) Perl
17 26 (0.93%) Objective-C
18 25 (0.90%) TypeScript
19 24 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 367 (13.17%) Degree
2 139 (4.99%) ISTQB
3 133 (4.77%) ISEB
4 32 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 27 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 23 (0.83%) HND
7 19 (0.68%) PMI Certification
8 15 (0.54%) Security Cleared
9 14 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.39%) HNC
11 7 (0.25%) MBA
12 6 (0.22%) PMP
13 5 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.18%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 5 (0.18%) PhD
14 4 (0.14%) CISSP
14 4 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (7.46%) QA
2 10 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.11%) SDET
6 3 (0.11%) SLA
7 2 (0.072%) SEPA
8 1 (0.036%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.036%) JTAG
8 1 (0.036%) P3O
8 1 (0.036%) PMBOK
System Software
1 44 (1.58%) Docker
2 23 (0.83%) vSphere
2 23 (0.83%) Xen
2 23 (0.83%) XenServer
3 18 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 16 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.14%) HDFS
5 4 (0.14%) Varnish
5 4 (0.14%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.072%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.072%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.072%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.036%) Firmware
7 1 (0.036%) vCloud
7 1 (0.036%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 104 (3.73%) Puppet
2 60 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (1.33%) Cobbler
4 26 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
5 24 (0.86%) Tivoli
6 19 (0.68%) Kibana
6 19 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
7 11 (0.39%) Ansible
7 11 (0.39%) Packer
8 8 (0.29%) Kubernetes
9 7 (0.25%) Grafana
9 7 (0.25%) Graphite
9 7 (0.25%) Terraform
9 7 (0.25%) Uchiwa
10 4 (0.14%) SCCM
11 3 (0.11%) Nagios
11 3 (0.11%) SELinux
12 2 (0.072%) SCOM
12 2 (0.072%) Wonderware InTouch
12 2 (0.072%) yum
Vendors
1 383 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 209 (7.50%) Oracle
3 108 (3.88%) Google
4 45 (1.61%) Adobe
5 42 (1.51%) Twitter
6 39 (1.40%) IBM
7 33 (1.18%) Facebook
8 28 (1.00%) HP
9 23 (0.83%) EnterpriseDB
9 23 (0.83%) VMware
10 22 (0.79%) Atlassian
10 22 (0.79%) Sitecore
11 21 (0.75%) SAP
12 19 (0.68%) ATG
12 19 (0.68%) Cognizant
12 19 (0.68%) hybris
12 19 (0.68%) webMethods
12 19 (0.68%) WSO2
13 16 (0.57%) EPiServer
14 15 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Flexible Working etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000 + 6% Pension, 25 Holidays + Bank Holidays.
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Private Healthcare + Pensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago